Joseph Paul Schmidt is a former American football linebacker and coach.
|Date of birth:||Jan 19, 1932|
|Place of birth:||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|High school:||Brentwood (PA)|
|NFL Draft:||1953 / Round: 7/ Pick: 85|
About Joe Schmidt
Hall of Fame linebacker who played in the NFL for the Detroit Lions from 1953 to 1965 and was selected to 10 Pro Bowl teams.
He played college football at the University of Pittsburgh.
He won two championships with the Lions, in 1953 and 1957.
He was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Linebacker Wayne Walker was his teammate on the Lions.
Information related to Joe Schmidt
- Detroit Lions coaches
- Western Conference Pro Bowl players
- Pro Football Hall of Fame inductees
- Pittsburgh Panthers football players
- Sportspeople from Pittsburgh